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[audio]Escape 51 12 07 Incident At Quito
An archaeologist while in Ecuador seeks to make his reputation by getting rare shrunken heads, but makes a trade for them that he lives to regret.
Keywords: Escape; Drama; OTR
Downloads: 230
[audio]Dark Venture
Dark Venture was a psychological thriller series, somewhat similar to The Whistler. It started as a west coast program, and then was nationally broadcast on ABC. The series ran from 1945 to 1947. For more details, visit the Wikipedia page http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dark_venture
Keywords: Old Time Radio; Drama
Downloads: 377
[audio]Lady Esther Presents The Screen Guild Players 43 04 26 Casablanca
The Screen Guild presents their radio version of Casablanca, starring Humphrey Bogart as Rick, Ingrid Bergman as Ilsa, and Paul Henreid as Victor Laszlo. Cynical nightclub owner Rick, in possession of stolen Letters of Transit, learns an old flame and her husband, need them to escape the Nazis, but refuses to sell.
Keywords: Casablanca; Drama; OTR
Downloads: 776
[audio]Suspense 47 11 28 The Pit And The Pendulum
A classic tale about the grisly atrocities of the Spanish Inquisition. Story by: Edgar Allan Poe
Keywords: Suspense; Drama; OTR
Downloads: 319
[audio]That Strong Guy
We're in New York City here, or as near as the underworld gets to being "normal." The mean streets have a way of bringing out the hard line and quick reaction, and Steve Strong is up to the challenge.
Keywords: drama; police; detective
Downloads: 4,576
[audio]ESCAPE 54 09 25 The Heart Of Kali
A murderous thief tries unsuccessfully to steal a precious ruby from a native idol, but instead receives a reward from the natives.
Keywords: Escape; Drama; OTR
Downloads: 211
[audio]The Whistler 43 05 08 Death Has A Thirst
A wife desperate to cure her paranoid alcoholic husband, arranges to take him on a sea voyage which goes terribly wrong.
Keywords: The Whistler; Drama; OTR
Downloads: 811
[audio]Epic Case Book Of Inspector Carr
The Epic Casebook Of Inspector Carr (1956-85) - "... in which Inspector Carr investigates ..." - The highly successful detective series, starring Hugh Rouse as Inspector Carr. Written & Produced by Michael Silver at the CRC Studios, Johannesburg. The series aired originally on Thursday evenings at 21H30, sponsored by the Epic Oil Company of S.A. The first actor to play Inspector Carr was Don Davis, he was replaced in 1959 by Hugh Rouse...
Keywords: detective; police; drama; otr
Downloads: 17,554 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[audio]WKBW Halloween show 1973
An aircheck from 1973. A night of radio drama starting with a local version of War of the Worlds, Arch Obler's "The Darkness", a show on Vampires, A ghost story called "The Bed", "People Places and Things - a 30" piece on UFO's. Including actual commercials from the time period in Buffalo, NY
Keywords: OTR; radio drama; audio drama; horror; radio; WKBW
Downloads: 2,286
[audio]NBC: The Celebrity Cavalcade Of Spectacular Variety
The Neighborhood Bass Coalition / National Bisquick Company presents the Celebrity Cavalcade of Spectacular Variety
Keywords: radio drama; radio collage; OTR
Downloads: 495
[audio]The Roy Rogers Show 45 01 30 The Story Of Tom Barnes, Texas Ranger
Along with music, Roy presents a tale of the old west about a Texas Rangers' capture of a murderous gang.
Keywords: Roy Rogers; Music; Drama; OTR
Downloads: 244
[audio]Rocky Fortune 54 01 19 The Museum Murder
Rocky gets a job as a museum tour guide, when a woman in his tour gets killed, but police can't find the body and blame Rocky for hallucinating.
Keywords: Rocky Fortune; Crime; Drama; OTR
Downloads: 314
[audio]A Canticle for Liebowitz
A Canticle for Leibowitz is a post-apocalyptic science fiction novel by American writer Walter M. Miller, Jr., first published in 1960. Based on three short stories Miller contributed to The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, it is the only novel published by the author during his lifetime. Considered one of the classics of science fiction, it has never been out of print and has seen over 25 reprints and editions...
Keywords: sci-fi; fantasy; futuristic; drama
Downloads: 38,885 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(12 reviews)
[audio]Dragnet 51 07 12 The Big Set Up
Sgt Friday tracks down suspects of a burglary ring.
Keywords: Dragnet; Crime; Drama; Detective; OTR
Downloads: 307
[audio]Green Hornet 39 07 04 Put It On Ice
The Hornet must race to foil criminal plans to take over a meat packing plant.
Keywords: Green Hornet; Crime; Drama; OTR
Downloads: 861
[audio]Sherlock Holmes 1933 01 18 Murder By Proxy Gordon Lovell
Here's a early rendition of Holmes by Gordon Lovell. Holmes pits his wits against his nemesis Professor Moriarty.
Keywords: Sherlock Holmes; Crime; Drama; OTR
Downloads: 851
[audio]Squad Cars
Keywords: police; drama; cops; detective; otr
Downloads: 29,410 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(5 reviews)
[audio]Inner Sanctum 1942 05 03 Study For Murder
Herbert is a psychologist who studies murderers. He takes his study so seriously that he becomes one. Starring Boris Karloff.
Keywords: Inner Sanctum; Crime; Drama; OTR
Downloads: 564
[audio]Order In The Court
Order in the Court was a syndicated radio drama that related fictional crimes as they were litigated in the courtroom. A nameless courtroom reporter open the show with some details, and the drama would begin as testimony and flashbacks. The series was targeted to a daytime audience, so it would often involve family tragedies, romances gone wrong, or other plotlines. The series was introduced to syndication in 1953.
Keywords: Old time radio; courtroom drama
Downloads: 138
[audio]Rocky Fortune 53 10 20 Shipboard Jewel Robbery
Rocky finds himself in hot water when he's accused of jewel robbery and murder.
Keywords: Rocky Fortune; Crime; Murder; Drama; OTR
Downloads: 281
[audio]Theatre Royal 54 01 30 Dr Jekyll And Mr Hyde
Sir Lawrence Olivier stars in this Theater Royal production of  Robert Louis Stevensons' Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde.  A dark tale of a respectable doctor, who creates a potion that transforms him into an evil murderer.
Keywords: Theatre Royal; Crime; Drama; Mystery; OTR
Downloads: 431
[audio]Mysterious Traveler 52 06 17 The Green Plague
A scientist obsessed with perfecting a plant growth formula, succeeds beyond anyones ability to control the results.
Keywords: Mysterious Traveler; Drama; Sci-fi; OTR
Downloads: 1,161
[audio]The Shadow 45 03 25 The Destroyer
The Shadow must track down a maniac who has embarked on a trail of destruction to make himself remembered throughout history.
Keywords: Shadow; Crime; Murder; Mystery; Drama; OTR
Downloads: 4,177
[audio]Big Town
Old time radio crime drama 10 episodes
Keywords: big town; crime drama; old time radio
Downloads: 12,041 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[audio]I Love Adventure 480425 01 The China Coast Incident
The first episode of this series finds Jack Packard (of I Love a Mystery), summoned to a mysterious meeting held by a group calling themselves 'The 21 Old Men of 10 Gramercy Park', who seek to convince him to work for them in the cause of international peace.His first assignment is to prevent a secret formula from falling into the wrong hands.
Keywords: I Love Adventure; Adventure; Drama; OTR
Downloads: 320
[audio]Nick Carter 44 04 08 Murder By Magic
Nick must find a way to help a friend who's been accused of a murder he can't remember committing, because he's being framed by someone called the Mystic who is really out to get Nick.
Keywords: Nick Carter; Detective; Mystery; Drama; OTR
Downloads: 462
[audio]Dr. Christian
Jean Hersholt starred in the motion picture series about a small town doctor cares for, and is confronted by the lives of its citizens. The movie Meet Dr. Christian, released in 1939, began a string of six films that were released until 1941. All starred Jean Hersholt, and it was a natural to spin off the movies as an old time radio show.
Keywords: Dr. Christian; drama; old time radio
Downloads: 2,616
[audio]Inner Sanctum - 8 Steps To Murder 6 4 46
A man devises a plan for what he believes will be the perfect murder, only, he can't think of everything.
Keywords: Inner Sanctum; Crime; Murder; Drama; OTR
Downloads: 1,150
[audio]Dangerous Assignment 49 08 13 Alien Smuggling
Steve Mitchell is assigned to break up a Portuguese racket, smuggling aliens into the United States.
Keywords: Dangerous Assignment; Drama; Adventure; Crime; OTR
Downloads: 518
[audio]CBS Radio Mystery Theater
The CBS Radio Mystery Theater (or CBSRMT) was an ambitious and sustained attempt in the 1970s to revive the great drama of old-time radio. Created by Himan Brown (who had by then become a radio legend due to his work on Inner Sanctum Mysteries The Adventures of Nero Wolfe and other shows dating back to the 1930s), it aired on affiliate stations across the CBS Radio network. The series began its long run January 6, 1974; the final episode ran December 31, 1982...
Keywords: CBS Radio Mystery Theater; American radio drama
Downloads: 13,816
[audio]Columbia Workshop
The Columbia Workshop is an excellent collection of Old Time Radio dramas. There is a lot of variety in the offerings, which range from Hamlet to Alice in Wonderland.
Keywords: Columbia Workshop, drama, OTR, Old Time Radio
Downloads: 31,717 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(3 reviews)
[audio]Orson Welles Radio Almanac 44 06 07 D Day Program
Orson cancelled the regular program to produced this special show following the news of the start of the D-Day invasion of France.  It gives a dramatized perspective of what people at home were experiencing on those first few days,  starring Agnes Moorehead.
Keywords: Orson Welles; Drama; World War 2; OTR
Downloads: 1,810
[audio]Sherlock Holmes 1947 05 26 The Submerged Nobleman
Holmes seeks to prove that an accidental drowning, that he and Watson apparently witnessed, was in fact, murder.
Keywords: Sherlock Holmes; Drama; Crime; Murder; OTR; Mystery
Downloads: 1,023
1 Episodes of horror drama show"Nightmare" Starring Peter Lorre in "Ghost Of A Chance"
Keywords: Nightmare; horror; drama; old time radio
Downloads: 7,351 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[audio]Famous Escapes
10 episodes of Famous Escapes,drama otr.
Keywords: famouse escapes; drama; old time radio
Downloads: 6,169
[audio]Michael Shayne 48 10 30 Case Of The Popular Corpse
Mike Shane is hired by a woman to find her runaway niece, right before another man wants to hire him to find the same girl.  Mike keeps sighting the girl but keeps losing her, and when he finally catches up to her,  finds out he's been looking for the wrong girl.
Keywords: Mike Shane; Detective; Crime; Drama; OTR
Downloads: 587
[audio]Unsolved Mysteries 1936 Lizzie Borden Case
The dramatic telling of the events surrounding the murder of Lizzie Bordens' parents.
Keywords: Unsolved Mysteries; Drama; Crime; Murder; OTR
Downloads: 1,625 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[audio]Perry Mason
Perry Mason was a 15-minute show (including commercials, etc.) that aired five times a week. It ran from October 1943 to December 1955. Several actors played Mason over the years, including Bartlett Robinson, Santos Ortega, Donald Biggs, and John Larkin. Perry's secretary, Della Street, was played by Gertrude Warner (later, Jan Miner and Joan Alexander)
Keywords: Perry Mason; OTR; Old Time Radio; Drama
Downloads: 34,514 2.00 out of 5 stars2.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[audio]Paul Temple Intervenes
I have great affection for this 1942 Temple: wonderful music, Carl Bernard's and Bernadette Hodgson's exquisite pronunciation, and lots of theatrical fun. “Carl Bernard stars as Paul Temple and Bernadette Hodgson as his wife Steve. From 1938 to 1969, the fictional crime novelist and detective Paul Temple, together with his "Fleet Street" journalist wife Steve, solved case after case in one of BBC radio's most popular series...
Keywords: BBC; detective; Paul Temple; drama; mystery; OTR
Downloads: 2,272 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[audio]Lux Radio Theater 36 06 08 The Thin Man
The Lux Radio Theaters version of The Thin Man movie, stars the original leading cast of William Powel and Myrna Loy.Nick Charles (Powell), a retired detective, and his wife Nora (Loy) are attempting to settle down when he's pulled back into service by a friend's disappearance and possible involvement in a murder.
Keywords: Thin Man; Drama; Crime; Detective; Mystery; OTR
Downloads: 1,637
[audio]Perry Mason-2 episodes
The case of the restless redhead The case of the drowning duck old time radio
Keywords: old time radio; perry mason; drama
Downloads: 9,602 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[audio]Nero Wolfe 51 04 06 Slight Case Of Perjury
Nero and Archie set out to solve the murder of a blackmailer.
Keywords: Nero Wolfe; Detective; Drama; Mystery; OTR
Downloads: 1,014
[audio]Pepper Young's Family 88 Eps
(88 Episodes) "Pepper Young's Family" With its 1932 introduction as an evening drama (under the name of Red Adams and later Red Davis, Forever Young), "Pepper Young's Family" piloted on NBC Radio, January 13, 1936 and lasted on air until 1959. A production on Nana Radio, "Pepper Young's Family was narrated by Lee Stevens and sponsored by: Beech-Nut Gum & Camay Soap. * def gp ddh
Keywords: Old Time Radio; OTR Serial Drama; OTR Soap Opera; OTR Continuing Drama. Pepper Young's Family
Downloads: 3,887
[audio]Firefighters 140 Eps
(140 Episodes) "Firefighters!" was a 140 Episode, 15 minute daily, syndicated serial-drama, depicting the lives of neighbouring 'Plum Valley City' firefighters. Centered around the life of new firefighter, Tim Collins, & his firefighting comrades, most episodes followed fire-related mysteries, which included the research, interviews, & detective work involved in achieving a solution to the cause of each fire...
Keywords: Old Time Radio; OTR Drama; Firefighters; Fire; Fighters OTR Serial; OTR Soap Opera Drama
Downloads: 1,886
[audio]Mayor Of The Town Page 2
10 episodes of mayor of the town
Keywords: mayor of the town; comedy drama; old time radio
Downloads: 3,160
[audio]Les Miserables - Victor Hugo
recorded 1937 with Orson Welles Les Miserables (translated variously from French as The Miserable Ones, The Wretched, The Poor Ones, The Wretched Poor, The Victims) (1862) is a novel by French author Victor Hugo, and among the best-known novels of the 19th century. It follows the lives and interactions of several French characters over a twenty year period in the early 19th century that includes the Napoleonic wars and subsequent decades...
Keywords: victor Hugo; Les Miserables Radio drama; hoorspel; Orson Welles
Downloads: 14,064
[audio]Casebook Of Gregory Hood Page 2
5 episodes of casebook of gregory hood
Keywords: casebook of gregory hood; mystery; drama; private detective
Downloads: 5,170
[audio]The whisperer
old time radio drama crime show 2 episodes
Keywords: old time radio; the whisperer; crime drama; organized crime
Downloads: 5,130 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[audio]The Stories of J.G. Ballard
These episodes of the Canadian radio drama series Vanishing Point were adapted from the short stories of British writer J.G. Ballard (1930-2009).
Keywords: J.G. Ballard; radio drama; old time radio; Vanishing Point
Downloads: 10,123
[audio]NBC University Theater 49 03 06 Tales Of Edgar Allen Poe
This production of the NBC Theater includes three tales from Edgar Allen Poe, begining with Noseology, followed by The Cask of Amontillado and then the The Fall Of The House Of Usher.
Keywords: NBC University Theater; Edgar Allen Poe; Drama; OTR
Downloads: 1,734
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